YORYM-4C6EE1: Early-Medieval Coin : Sceat of an anonymous ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-4C6EE1

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Early-Medieval silver sceat of an anonymous ruler dating to the period AD 680 - 710. Series B. Type 27 depicting diademed bust/bird on cross right. Mint unclear.

Abramson (2006), p.50, B500.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 680
Date to: Circa AD 710

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 11.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05971

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sceat
Ruler/issuer: Anonymous (early penny/sceatta)
Category: Early Anglo-Saxon silver coin (sceatta)

Type: Series BIa (Type 27b) (N 126) [double row of pellets in diadem]
Obverse description: Bird on cross right
Obverse inscription: Blundered
Reverse description: Diademed bust right with cross
Reverse inscription: Blundered
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Asselby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7228
Four figure Latitude: 53.74341609
Four figure longitude: -0.90978807
1:25K map: SE7228
1:10K map: SE72NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 12 days ago
Updated: 9 days ago

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